'''The Black Lillies''' are an Americana music|Americana
band from Knoxville, Tennessee
that was founded in early 2009 by Cruz Contreras
(formerly of Robinella|Robinella and the CCstringband
). Their present lineup includes Contreras (lead vocals, guitar, keys, mandolin), Sam Quinn
(formerly of The Everybodyfields
) on bass, Bowman Townsend on percussion, Dustin Schaefer on electric guitar, Jonathan Keeney on pedal steel and vocalist Haley Cole. The Black Lillies' music blends influences from rock, country, soul, blues, bluegrass, and jazz.